Modern ultrasound machines at the stage of pregnancy, suggest what height and weight will have your baby. At successful coincidence of circumstances of late-term baby lying in the right position of the fetus, may allow to measure the foot and to determine the size of the foot. On average, the size of the foot of a newborn is 4 to 9 cm, but there are always exceptions.
The first and most important shoes for a newborn, you should choose carefully, because the fragile musculoskeletal system during this period are highly vulnerable to any third-party influences. It is important to choose the shoes are not made only from natural materials corresponding to modern standards, but not to be mistaken with the size, because the baby needs to feel especially comfortable in his first pair of shoes. Otherwise, if the Shoe is too tight, the vagaries could not be avoided. And the health of the baby can cause irreparable harm. The size of the shoes should definitely match the foot size.
One way to find out the size of the foot and the crumbs is to measure the foot length of the insole. Remember that attach to the leg itself should not boot, namely the insole, as the length of the sole and the insole length can simply not match.
And newborns, and older children suitable option with the measurement of the foot using the circle an outline with a pencil on a piece of cardboard. Would be true if you tentatively put on your feet socks or tights, which are expected to dress baby. This will minimize the error with determination of the size and buying the wrong tight shoes, because the newborn will not be walking on his bare feet. This method is good because with the help of simple manipulations, you can quickly and correctly determine the size of the foot and to go to a Shoe shop without the little crumbs. Thus once again, not carrying the baby at the malls and not endangering his fragile health.
While your child begin to walk alone, wise to choose shoes with soft soles in order not to overload small foot heavy shoes. Do not buy shoes with plenty enough clearance 0.5‒1.5 cm in order that the baby could freely move my fingers inside.
The right orthopaedic Shoe has an anatomic footbed that follows the contours of the child's foot. This insole will contribute to the proper formation of the foot and will allow to avoid many troubles in the future such as flat feet. Among the variety of clasps, priority should be given in favor of Velcro. It is a reliable locking of the legs, not having pressure on the foot, even if the child has a high instep.
Take care of the right Shoe corresponding to the foot size, and let the baby grow happy and healthy.